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Follow-Up and Dietary Progression After Bariatric Surgery

  • Nidhi Khanna
  • Cheri Leahy
  • Alyssa Luning
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Abstract

The decision to undergo bariatric surgery is a lifelong commitment. Close postoperative follow-up is essential to the success of the operation and to ensure patients maintain weight loss.

Keywords

Bariatric Surgery Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band Ulcer Formation High Protein Intake 
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References

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    Favretti F et al (2002) Patient management after LAP-BAND placement. Am J Surg 184:38s–41sCrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
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    Mechanick J et al (2013) Clinical practice guidelines for the perioperative nutritional, metabolic, and nonsurgical support of the bariatric surgery patient. Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:159–191CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of General SurgeryRowan UniversityStratfordUSA
  2. 2.Kennedy Health AllianceCherry HillUSA

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